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Replica of Lincoln’s coffin provides unique history lesson
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 01:00:00 -0400
Made of dark walnut and lined with fine satin, the replica of President Abraham Lincoln's coffin seems like a stately place for the president's final resting place. But to some people attending a disp

Driver charged after traffic stop
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400
EASTON — An 18-year-old Maryland man was charged with having drug paraphernalia after an Oct. 4 traffic stop on U.S. Route 50, police said.

Corn crop yields for 2015 looking good
Cape Gazette / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:00:00 EDT
The past two years Delaware’s corn harvests have produced record-breaking yields, and the 2015 crop appears to be headed that way also. Delaware Department of Agriculture Ed Kee said Sept. 30 early indications for this year’s crop show yields on par with 2014’s statewide record of 200 bushels an acre. The previous record, set in 2013, was 166 bushels an acre. He said in Sussex County irrigated fields are producing...

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to National Dialogue Quartet in Tunisia
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Oct 2015 02:44:00 PDT
A Tunisian democracy group won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its contributions to the first and most successful Arab Spring movement. The Norwegian Nobel Committee cited the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet "for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy" in the...

MES Breakfast Challenge
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400
CAMBRIDGE — Maple Elementary School rose to the occasion when the state challenged schools to bring breakfast to 10,000 more students.

Cambridge man faces arson charges
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400
CAMBRIDGE — A Cambridge man faces arson charges after he allegedly set fire to an apartment building.

Whiten tabbed to coach Titans’ boys hoops team
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 01:00:00 -0400
On more than one occasion during the telephone conversation, Tuscarora athletic director Mark Wolcott heard silence on the other end of the line, prompting him to pause and call out Darryl Whiten’s name just to confirm that he hadn’t lost…

Park Board accepts plan for Easton Dog Park
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:00:00 -0400
EASTON — The Town of Easton Park Board has accepted the master plan, formulated by the Friends of Easton Dog Park, Mayor Robert Willey, several town councilmen and the park board itself, to place the

County’s newest museum is high tech and down home
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:45:00 -0400
EASTON — Your father, your grandmother, your great uncle – the ancestor you’ve heard about but never met.

Environmental consultant Leon G. Billings speaks at land use public forum
Cape Gazette / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:04:00 EDT
The League of Women Voters of Sussex County kicked off its 2015-16 Land Use Forum series Sept. 16 in the Sussex County Council chambers in Georgetown. The series is part of the league's continuing efforts to educate the public and solicit concerns and vision for the future development of Sussex County, with particular regard to the Sussex County Comprehensive Plan. The forum featured guest speaker Leon G. ...

Cuches is new deputy state’s attorney
StarDem.com / Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:00:00 -0400
CENTREVILLE — There’s a new deputy state’s attorney on the job in Queen Anne’s County.

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